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Machine Learning: The High Interest Credit Card of Technical Debt (2014) https://ai.google/research/pubs/pub43146

LibreSprite – fork of last open-source release of Aseprite pixel art editor https://github.com/LibreSprite/LibreSprite

In the Philippines, Dynamite Fishing Decimates Entire Ocean Food Chains https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/15/world/asia/philippines-dynamite-fishing-coral.html

Comparing Languages for Engineering Server Software: Erlang, Go, and Scala/Akka [pdf] http://www.dcs.gla.ac.uk/~trinder/papers/sac-18.pdf

A New Accent Is Developing in Southwest Kansas https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/new-accent-liberal-kansas

YouTube’s Piracy Filter Blocks MIT Courses, Blender Videos, and More https://torrentfreak.com/youtubes-piracy-filter-blocks-mit-courses-blender-videos-and-more-180618/

Elon Musk emails employees about ’extensive and damaging sabotage’ by employee https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/18/elon-musk-email-employee-conducted-extensive-and-damaging-sabotage.html

Uber is experimenting with letting riders wait longer for a cheaper fare https://qz.com/1308173/uber-is-experimenting-with-letting-riders-wait-longer-for-a-cheaper-fare/

Diablo devolved – magic behind the 1996 computer game https://github.com/galaxyhaxz/devilution

The mathematics of Magic: the Gathering (1999) http://www.kibble.net/magic/

Fatalities vs. False Positives: The Lessons from the Tesla and Uber Crashes https://hackaday.com/2018/06/18/fatalities-vs-false-positives-the-lessons-from-the-tesla-and-uber-crashes/

Mindfulness Meditation Impairs Task Motivation but Not Performance [pdf] https://sci-hub.tw/downloads/2310/10.1016@j.obhdp.2018.05.001.pdf

Star Citizen’s ARK Starmap https://robertsspaceindustries.com/starmap

FreeBSD Celebrates 25th Anniversary (since 1993/06/19) https://www.freebsdfoundation.org/national-freebsd-day/

Who needs a CPU? Phase change memory acts as an analog computer (2017) https://arstechnica.com/science/2017/10/who-needs-a-cpu-phase-change-memory-acts-as-an-analog-computer/

The Implementation of the Icon Programming Language (1986) http://www2.cs.arizona.edu/icon/ibsale.htm

A Visual Introduction to Machine Learning – Part II http://www.r2d3.us/visual-intro-to-machine-learning-part-2/

Pulumi – A new open-source cloud development platform http://joeduffyblog.com/2018/06/18/hello-pulumi/

Scale API is hiring engineers to build human perception as a service https://www.scaleapi.com/about#jobs

Just How Much Money Do “Influencers” Make? https://www.highsnobiety.com/p/how-much-do-influencers-make

Railway-Oriented Programming (2015) https://fsharpforfunandprofit.com/rop/

GitLab GCP Migration Project https://gitlab.com/gitlab-com/migration

‘Gaming disorder’ is officially recognized by the World Health Organization https://techcrunch.com/2018/06/18/gaming-disorder-is-officially-recognized-by-the-world-health-organization/

Gobblebook: On Lord Byron and Ada Lovelace https://www.lrb.co.uk/v40/n12/rosemary-hill/gobblebook

We’re seeing the greatest asset inflation bubble in 20 years, fund manager warns https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/18/were-seeing-the-greatest-asset-inflation-bubble-in-20-years.html

Cryptocurrencies: looking beyond the hype https://www.bis.org/publ/arpdf/ar2018e5.htm

How Square Made Its Own iPad Replacement https://www.wired.com/story/square-register-tablet/

console.log entries in Node.js does not get garbage collected https://github.com/nodejs/help/issues/1339

Scalable incremental data aggregation on Postgres and Citus https://www.citusdata.com/blog/2018/06/14/scalable-incremental-data-aggregation/

Volkswagen Claims Ownership of an Entire Group of Insects https://www.eff.org/takedowns/volkswagen-claims-ownership-entire-group-insects

Nvidia creates super slow-motion video smoother than a 300K fps camera https://www.techspot.com/news/75134-nvidia-creates-super-slow-motion-video-even-smoother.html

Humble Book Bundle: Programmable Boards by Make https://www.humblebundle.com/books/programmable-boards-books

Surprising Findings About How People Actually Buy Clothes and Shoes https://hbr.org/2018/06/5-surprising-findings-about-how-people-actually-buy-clothes-and-shoes

Macedonia changes name, ending bitter dispute with Greece https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jun/17/macedonia-greece-dispute-name-accord-prespa

A Performance Cheat Sheet for PostgreSQL https://severalnines.com/blog/performance-cheat-sheet-postgresql

Show HN: Yagol, a Game of Life sandbox built with React.js https://sarcadass.github.io/yagol/

Show HN: Enlight – Learn to code by building projects https://enlight.nyc/

Node9: Hosted 64b OS Based on Inferno but Using Lua and LuaJIT https://github.com/jvburnes/node9

Patterson’s Cipher for Jefferson – Challenge Solved After 200 Years (2009) http://cryptiana.web.fc2.com/code/jeffers4.htm

Inside the facility where Kodak brings film back to life https://www.popsci.com/inside-kodak-factory-photos

YouTube Music and YouTube Premium launch in 17 countries https://youtube.googleblog.com/2018/06/youtube-music-and-youtube-premium.html

Why American airports don’t sell anything you actually need https://quartzy.qz.com/1306733/why-are-american-airports-so-bad/

It’s time to rethink the purpose of travel https://brightthemag.com/the-next-trend-in-travel-is-dont-226d4aba17f6

Tezos Blockchain: A love story – and a horror story https://www.wired.com/story/tezos-blockchain-love-story-horror-story/

3 Secret Easy Hacks People Use to Cheat Live Trivia App Games You Should Know: https://hackernoon.com/3-secret-and-easy-hacks-people-use-to-cheat-live-trivia-app-games-you-should-know-be4ffa1442be

Show HN: A world cup 2018 live dashboard with browser notifications https://victorparmar.github.io/worldcup-live/

WHO says video games are “digital heroin” http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_topstories/~3/TWkVIk5hMRI/index.html

Show HN: Manage remote working IP whitelist in AWS https://github.com/jamiemccrindle/aws-access

70+ Internet Luminaries Ring the Alarm on EU Copyright Filtering Proposal https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/06/internet-luminaries-ring-alarm-eu-copyright-filtering-proposal

Elon Musk shows off new Tesla production line – and it’s in a tent https://www.marketwatch.com/story/elon-musk-shows-off-new-tesla-production-line-and-its-in-a-tent-2018-06-17

California Lawmakers Combine Net Neutrality Bills to Better Fend Off ISP Greed https://gizmodo.com/california-lawmakers-combine-net-neutrality-bills-to-be-1826918944

What happened last time it was as warm as it’s going to get later this century? https://arstechnica.com/science/2018/06/are-past-climates-telling-us-were-missing-something/

Amount spent by private renters is approaching parity with mortgage payments https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/rentquake-private-housing-crises-shelter-report-a8401131.html

Employees who practice mindfulness meditation are less motivated https://boingboing.net/2018/06/17/tune-in-turn-on-slack-off.html

British-owned .EU domains may be turned off on Brexit https://dot-eu-is-going.uk/

Intercom IPs blacklisted by Spamhaus https://status.intercom.com

Google admits its new smart speaker was eavesdropping on users (2017) http://money.cnn.com/2017/10/11/technology/google-home-mini-security-flaw/index.html